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Nearly half the UK’s carbon footprint comes from emissions released overseas to satisfy UK-based consumption, according to a new report.

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A new international alliance of universities has been established to help communicate research on the most effective means to meet the urgent global challenge of the climate crisis.

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Greenland and Antarctica are losing ice faster than in the 1990s and are both tracking the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s worst-case climate warming scenario.

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A new study has found extreme disparity in the use of energy among richer and poorer people - both within countries and between them.

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A new study, involving a Leeds scientist, has discovered that 18th Century sea level rise along North America’s Atlantic coast was almost as fast as in the 20th Century.